The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Objective-C
Rank 58 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 2 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.32% - 1.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.98% - 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.88% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £22.66
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £26.53 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+16.87% +17.05%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
205 167 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 32.75% 34.43% 41.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 85 102
Average daily rate £360 £350 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +18.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £165 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 29
Average hourly rate £38.00 £31.00 £27.46
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% +12.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £25.00 £9.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Objective-C across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Objective-C
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Objective-C across the Essex region.

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Objective-C
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Objective-C across the Essex region.

Objective-C Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Objective-C also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Objective-C.

1 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) Xcode
2 2 (50.00%) Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) J2ME
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (50.00%) Android Development
2 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (50.00%) iBeacon
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe
3 1 (25.00%) Sass
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XHTML
3 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (25.00%) B2C

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Objective-C also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Objective-C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) iBeacon
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Xcode
General
1 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) UI Developer
2 2 (50.00%) iOS Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior iOS Developer
2 2 (50.00%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) J2ME
1 2 (50.00%) Ajax
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) CSS3
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) XHTML
2 1 (25.00%) PhoneGap
2 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (25.00%) Sass
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Web Design
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
1 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 2 (50.00%) Android Development
1 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (25.00%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe